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Black Lives Matter. Actions Speak Louder Than Words.
June 19, 2020
The most recent killings of Black people at the hands of police – Rayshard Brooks, George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor – are tragically only the most recent reminders of the police brutality that our country has struggled with for decades, and of the broader racial injustice and inequality that has plagued us since inception. […]
container escape webinar
Can’t Contain Ourselves – Container Escapes
June 15, 2020
Register for “Linux & Containers: Brandon and Nick Hack Things Live.” Containers have revolutionized the way we do application development, but, as with most new technologies, their adoption in the enterprise is (rightfully) hindered by genuine security concerns. Ultimately, containers can bring huge security benefits not found in traditional infrastructure. But with new technologies come […]
High STEKs: On-path attacks in GnuTLS (CVE-2020-13777)
June 11, 2020
This month, Fiona Klute disclosed a vulnerability in GnuTLS, CVE-2020-13777. It can either enable on-path attackers for TLS 1.3, or facilitate passive decryption of traffic between servers running GnuTLS for TLS 1.2. Either way, it’s not great! Why it’s cool: Attackers could exploit this vuln to recover previously captured network traffic, like conversations (for servers […]
Machine Learning in Production Environments
Maximizing Business Impact with Machine Learning
June 3, 2020
I recently had the great fortune of presenting a lunch & learn session to the Capsule8 team. In this presentation I discussed how to effectively leverage machine learning to build intelligent products as efficiently as possible. Rather than focus on a single type of audience, I included information relevant to multiple levels including executive leadership, […]